APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning
JULY 30, 2010
An API (Application Program Interface) enables an interface from a piece of software to communicate with another piece of software (in its simplest form) or multiple pieces of software (called a mashup). Twitter has APIs, so does Facebook, even Linkedin. Facebook. Mashups. Post your blog and status - appears in Twitter, Facebook, Yahoo. Search for restaurants in Google and Google Maps shows up with the various restaurants on the map.